Economist Pedro Juca Maciel was appointed today, 06/07, Undersecretary of Planning and Tax Statistics of the National Treasury Secretariat (STN). Juca, who is a career server STN since 2003, replaces William Baghdassarian in office, which will continue to play a relevant role in the institution.
Around R $ 10 billion will go to agribusiness, and R $ 91 billion to producers and cooperatives
The Bank of Brazil will allocate R $ 101 billion of resources to finance the harvest 2016 and 2017. Of this total, R $ 10 billion will be directed to the agribusiness chain of companies and R $ 91 billion will be awarded in the form of rural credit to producers and cooperatives.
Meeting takes place in Shanghai, on 9 and 10 July, and brings together trade ministers of the 20 largest global economies
Brasilia (July 5) - Minister Marcos Pereira today received the visit of chief negotiator of Agriculture USTR (American Representation of Foreign Trade), Darci Vetter, responsible for bilateral and multilateral negotiations and the coordination of policies on agricultural trade . During the meeting, issues were addressed related to the ratification of the TPP, free trade agreement signed by the US with 11 other countries in February this year, and TTIP negotiating process, the free trade agreement between
The Fiscal Prisma becomes monthly disclose the ranking "short-term Podium" of the participating institutions (ranking of the monthly forecasts). The Podium is a planning system of the participating institutions of the Tax Prisma expectations system, based on the success rate and frequency of sending their projections.
Increasing demand-supply gap, growing need to generate power through clean energy sources and favourable government policies to drive global gas gensets market through 2021
Exports exceeded imports by $ 23.6 billion in the first half of the year - a record for the period. In addition to the basic products, sales grew strongly with the sale of vehicles for Latin America.
The National Interconnected System (SIN) recorded another daily record of wind generation with the production of 4,877 MW on Thursday (30). The value is 151 MW higher than the previous record, which occurred on June 25, 2016, with the production of 4,726 MW.Data are from the Preliminary Information Daily Operation of the National Electric System Operator (ONS).
After a tough speech Central Bank against high prices and promise to bring inflation to something around 4.5% , the financial market began to revise their best projections for the cost of living in 2017.
The Secretary for Economic Monitoring of the Ministry of Finance, Mansueto Almeida, presented on Wednesday (29/06), during a lecture held at the Brazilian Institute of Public Law (IDP), the main arguments of the government to adopt fiscal adjustment measures in country, highlighting the Proposed Constitutional Amendment (PEC) that limits the growth of public spending.
The plenum of the Supreme Court (STF) approved on Friday (1), the agreement between the Union and the States within the period determined by the Court.
It was published today (1/7) in the Official Gazette, Ordinance MF No. 289 which provides for the application of the special customs regime of duty free shops in border and tax treatment for the traveler of goods.
The National Treasury Secretariat (STN) published today (30) the first Brazilian General Government Fiscal Statistics Quarterly Bulletin (Central Government, states and municipalities), with results of the 1st quarter of 2016. The work, partnership between the fruit STN , the Brazilian Institute of Geography and statistics (IBGE) and the Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), aims to increase transparency through improvement of fiscal statistics in Brazil.
The National Monetary Council adopted at a regular meeting on Thursday (30/6), the following vote of the agricultural area.
1. Set the general standards of rural credit
The National Monetary Council (CMN) established single credit limit of R $ 1.5 million to the producers linked to the National Program of Support to the Middle Rural Producer (Pronamp) and R $ 3 million for other producers, by crop year for agricultural and cattle breeding funding operations contracted with controlled resources.
The National Monetary Council (CMN) decided at a meeting on Thursday (30/06), fixed at 4.5% the inflation target in 2018. The interval is 1.5 percentage points up or down .
The Minister of Industry, Trade and Services, Marcos Pereira, participated on Thursday, the Presidential Palace, meeting with representatives of the Confederation of Commercial and Business Associations of Brazil (CACB). In his speech, the minister said that the participation of Brazilian companies in the recovery of the economy is essential.
The Brazilian foreign trade was the subject, on Tuesday, in an event in Washington (DC), with the participation of experts and representatives of the private sector. The Secretary of Foreign Trade of the Ministry, Daniel Godinho, opened the debate by stating that despite recent challenges of the Brazilian economy, foreign trade has been a source of good news.
With the transfer of $ 236 million by the federal government to the Ministry of Culture (Ministry of Culture), the folder paid old commitments to the National Arts Foundation (Funarte). Artists, groups and companies that were awarded in Funarte the contests will receive the amounts due.
The Ministry of Justice created, by decree published in the Official Gazette of the Union on Monday (27), the Permanent Center for Combating Corruption and Crime Violent. The goal is to articulate actions to combat corruption and crime.
On Monday (27), the Ministry of Industry and Foreign Trade announced that, in the fourth week of June, the country's trade balance registered asurplus of US $ 1.1 billion, resulting from the difference between exports, which totaled US $ 4.009 billion, and imports were worth US $ 2.909 billion.
In the month to date, exports totaled US $ 13.867 billion and imports, US $ 10.418 billion, with a surplus of US $ 3.448 billion.
Vietnam is one of the world’s fasting growing economies, not least due to decisive reforms the communist government have laid out in recent years. President Barack Obama will witness this first hand when he visits the S.E. Asian state in late May.
Announcement made during First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let Girls Learn Visit to Morocco
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 28, 2016 – The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) today announced a nearly $100 million commitment toward a new model of secondary education in Morocco. This investment is included as part of MCC’s Employability and Land Compact grant agreement signed in 2015, and the announcement comes during First Lady Michelle Obama’s visit to Morocco as part of the Let Girls Learn initiative.
WILSONVILLE, OR -- ( d) -- 06/28/16 -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has acquired Armasight, Inc., a leading developer of precision sporting, hunting, and military optics products, for approximately $41 million in cash.
Tourists from other countries have spent more money in Brazil. According to information released by the Central Bank, on Friday (24), spending by foreign visitors rose 4.08% compared to May 2015. The costs of the relevant public in the country totaled US $ 434, against US $ 417 million last year.
In the evaluation of the Brazilian Tourism Institute (Embratur), the figures resulting from the international promotion of the country to work together with the appreciation of the dollar, which made cheaper for foreigners traveling to Brazil.